SpaceX's Dragon Cargo Spacecraft Arrives At Space Station | Video
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:24:14 -0400
The private space company's cargo spacecraft delivered supplies, a 3-D printer and more to the International Space Station on September 23rd, 2014. Full Story: http://goo.gl/6A5wcu
New Horizons Spies Pluto's Tiny Moon Hydra
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:03:43 -0400
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft may still be 10 months from its historic flyby with dwarf planet Pluto, but it is making good use of its interplanetary cruise to get familiar with its flyby target by imaging Pluto's outermost moon Hydra
India's First Mars Probe - Orbit Insertion Animation
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:48:14 -0400
The Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) orbiter, named Mangalyaan, will arrive at the Red Planet at 10:11 p.m. EDT on Sept. 23, 2014. Instruments aboard the spacecraft will study the Martian surface, composition and atmosphere.
2014 Arctic Sea Ice Minimum - Sixth Lowest in Satellite Era | Animation
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:40:32 -0400
The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency's GCOM-W1 satellite has delivered data on sea ice from March 21st, 2014 to September 17th, 2014. NASA Goddard created this visualization from the data set.
SpaceX Dragon Supply Ship Delivers Mice, 3D Printer to Space Station
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:57:34 -0400
A private Dragon cargo ship built by SpaceX arrived at the International Space Station this morning (Sept. 23) to deliver more than 5,000 lbs. of astronaut supplies and experiments for NASA.
Three Saturn Moons Shine Amid Dazzling Rings in NASA Photo
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:53:50 -0400
The image captures the Saturn moons Tethys, Hyperion and Prometheus,, along with the gas giant's iconic rings. Cassini took the picture on July 14, 2014, when it was about 1.2 million miles from Tethys, NASA officials saiD.